Research, scholarship, and innovation are at the core of UMass Dartmouth's mission. We are a Doctoral University – Higher Research Activity (R2) as designated by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
June 21, 2019
Tracking Cyclone Fani
UMassD professor Avijit Gangopadhyay explains how advanced communication systems, computer technology, & ocean technology played a major role in saving millions of lives during the recent cyclone in India.
June 17, 2019
UMass Dartmouth researcher urges long-range planning for fishing communities as changing ocean temperatures shift habitats
Risk to dozens of ports from North Carolina to Maine examined
June 10, 2019
Professor among team that developed video game to help create vaccines, cancer therapies, and more
Foldit was designed to allow citizen scientists of all education levels the chance to design impactful new proteins
Institutional Ethics and Compliance
Assists researchers to comply with applicable laws, regulations, and policies regarding human and animal subjects, biosafety and export control
Builds research capacity by promoting collaborations, managing internal grants, disseminating funding opportunities and celebrating research achievements
Promotes undergraduate research, supports student-researchers, and disseminates the products of student research.
SMAST 2 Groundbreaking
Data Science: Unlocking the power of big data